During this current healthcare crisis and severe nursing shortage it is worth noting that the Trump Administration has imposed significant hurdles on bringing international RN’s into the U.S. These changes have no legal basis but, are simply part of the practice of the WH to limit legal immigration. Bloomberg did a nice summary.
And, if you are looking for a recent study discussing the quality of international RN’s check this out from NYU.
And, more on this situation from Forbes.